13 Apr 2007
Looking for John Martyn articles in:
1970-02-28; 1972-01-29; 1972-02-19; 1973-10-27; 1975-03-01; 1975-07-12; 1978-11-04; 1981-09-19; 1982-10-23
Nuggets #7 April/ May 1977. "Ace shu Herman Eugen Beer (of CAMRA?) rapped briefly with the revitalised John Martyn recently. Here's what went down."
Deja Vu magazine #3 (1977)
CD Review magazine (1986), interview, Angeline review and competition
Musician Magazine #168.
Jamm #19 - (Journal of Australian Music & Musicians) interview from late seventies
Irish Press, 3 Dec 1981, 'Martyn's Anarchy', Brian Bell interviews John Martyn, 'something of a musical explorer'
Beat Magazine, March 1986 (Johnny Lydon cover): one page interview.
Fachblatt Magazin (D), July 1986.
Boy Music (weekly from Corriere della Sera) Vol XI #48 – 2 Dec 1982: two pages on John Martyn in Italian
Suono/ Music Box #46 (Italy), Article by Andrea Carpi.
Buscadero (Italy), November 2008 (Tracy Chapman cover)
Disco Express (Spain), 28 June 1974. One page black/white feature about John.
Music World #17 (25 Aug 1982) (unconfirmed).
Schlager #2 (Sweden) (26 Feb 1985) John Martyns kreativa kriser. Two page interview by Håkan Lahger, picture Nina Ericson.
Below is the stuff that is still on my TO DO LIST. If you have knowledge of any other articles or interviews, be my guest...
|1977-06-03||McMaster University radio, Hamilton, Ontario||CA||interview||unknown||32 minutes of really bad tape|
|1981-04-03-16||Hot Press Vol 5 #6||GB||To the pub and back with John Martyn||unknown||No further details yet|
Vol 7 #9
|1983-01-07||RAM #201||AU||unknown||Steve Sutherland||One page Australian interview, Well Kept Secret|
|1986-03-08||BBC2, Saturday Review||GB||20 years of performing||Mick Brown||TV interview before taking off for world tour. Also five songs from Palladium performance|
|1990-03-18||Sunday Correspondent||GB||Starting again at the bottom||Sean O'Hagan||630 word article|
|1998-02-00||Guitar techniques||GB||John Martyn unplugged||unknown||Transcription of May You Never|
|2001-02-20||Dotmusic||GB||The John Martyn interview||Simon Ward||Taped interviews in streaming video no longer on the net|
|2001-07-01||Guitarist #212||GB||John Martyn Style||Matthew Wig||Short piece on DADGAD in 'Techniques' section|
|2002-01-01||Guitar Vol 12 #8||GB||Songwriting workshop/ John Martyn||Douglas Noble||Fine four page piece on various tunings|
|2004-06-01||Record Collector #298||GB||John The Lad||Jonathan Wingate||Three page interview about career and discography|
|2004-08-01||Guitar magazine vol 15 #4||GB||Echo Ranger||Michael Heatley||Three page post op interview on appearance of On The Cobbles|
|2005-08-04||RTE Radio 1||EI||John Creedon Show||John Creedon||Short radio interview during Irish tour|
|2005-09-20||RTE Radio 1||EI||Under The Influence||Joe Jackson||Radio interview during Irish tour|
|2005-10-08||NDR Radio Hamburg||D||Nachtclub Classics||Harald Mönkedieck||Interview fragments in one hour German radio special|
|2005-11-01||The Word #33||GB||"Booze Is Fuel"||Graeme Thomson||Two page interview supporting release of remasters|
|2006-01-01||Uncut #104||GB||To Slur With Love||Andy Gill||Two pages about reissues with very short interview|
|2006-05-02||BBC Radio 2||GB||Mark Radcliffe Show||Mark Radcliffe||Conversation between live studio band performance|
|2006-05-21||BBC Radio 3||GB||Andy Kershaw Show||Andy Kershaw||Interviews intersected with live studio band performance, recorded 9 May|
|2006-08-01||Mojo #153||GB||[Stabbed, shot and stoned]||Mat Snow||Five page interview with several pictures|
|2007-12-01||Guitarist magazine||GB||Still Rather Be The Devil||Ciarán Tracey||Five page interview with several pictures|
|2008-06-01||Acoustic magazine #22||GB||John Martyn||David Hughes||Cover story; five page career interview following Lifetime Achievement Award.|
|2008-07-01||The Word #65||GB||A Golden Age||Rob Fitzpatrick||Cover story; seven page interview following Lifetime Achievement Award.|
|2008-09-01||R2/ Rock 'n' Reel vol2 #11||GB||John Martyn||Johnny Black||uncertain|
|2009-03-01||Total Guitar #186||GB||John Martyn||Stuart Ryan||One page story in a tryptich called Folk Guitar.|
|2013-04-01||Mojo #233||GB||Vintage Trouble||Mat Snow||Six pages about Solid Air and Inside Out, forty years after release.|